The Hungarian National Tourist Office Northern Great Plain Regional Marketing Directorate completed a successful first period of their “Sleep on it another night in the Northern Great Plain Region
!” marketing campaign.
In the period between January 7 and April 15, 2007, the campaign yielded close to 2000 guest nights to the 47 participating accommodations in the region.
The “Sleep on it another night in the Northern Great Plain Region
! 4 + 1
campaign” offers a free extra night
to guests who reserve rooms for the Sunday through Thursday period at one of the participating accommodations.
The second part of the campaign starts on September 9, 2007
, from which time the list of participating accommodations will be available on the Northern Great Plain region’s home page: www.eszakalfoldi.hu
(Website available in Hungarian, English, German, Polish, Slovenian, and Russian languages.)
Szolnok, the capital of Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok County
, is situated in the heart of the Great Hungarian Plain, 62 miles (100 km) southeast of Budapest, at the junction of rivers Tisza and Zagyva.
Szolnok has a very colorful cultural life. Opportunities for active recreation
also abound in Szolnok. Its two rivers invite for boat tours, fishing
, or a refreshing swim.
is located on the Hungarian Great Plains (Alföld
), 22 miles from the Romanian border and about 160 miles from Budapest.
'The Birds and the Bees' of the Hungarian Great Plains
Life on the Hungarian Great Plains (Alfold
) is primarily supported by its main river, the Tisza. The river's surroundings form a suitable habitat for rare local species.